Archive for Tag: Breast Density

Breast Density: Over 700,000 With Breast Cancer Risk

Risk Determination and Prevention of Breast Cancer, published in the journal Breast Cancer Research, identifies the critical gaps that must be addressed if we are to reverse the increase in breast cancer expected over the next 10 years – and reach a tipping point where more breast cancers will...

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Breast Density Inform Inconsistency Delivers Confusion

We have reached the tipping point. We have reached the tipping point. By population, over fifty percent of American women now live in states that require breast density information be provided to them in the letter they receive after their mammogram. Nineteen states have now enacted some variation of...

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The Scary Thing Sugar Does To Your Breasts

New research finds a link between the sweet stuff and an important breast cancer risk factor The claim: Drinking just three sugar-sweetened beverages a week could make your breasts more dense, increasing your risk for breast cancer, according to a study published in the journal BMC Public Health. The research: 776 premenopausal...

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